'Diver Bird' - 1/32nd scale Spitfire MkXIVc.

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  1. Airframes

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    'Diver Bird' Supermarine Spitfire MkXIVc, RB167, DW-E, 610 (County of Chester) Squadron, Aux.A.F.

    Here's the pictures of the finished model. For those who don't know,this 1/32nd scale model was built by cross - kitting the Hasegawa MkVI and Revell (ex-Matchbox) Mk22/24, and the full build is covered elsewhere.
    The model represents an aircraft of 610 Squadron, whilst based at Friston, Sussex, between 2nd July and 12th September 1944, when the Squadron was involved in anti 'Diver' patrols, combatting the V1 'Doodlebug' flying bombs.
    The base has a temporary edging of painted masking tape, which will be replaced in the near future with wood trim.
    Hope you like it, and thanks for your interest.
    Terry.
     

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    Great work Terry!
     
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    Heck that was quick Cory! Thanks mate!
     
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    No worries!
     
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    Very Nice Terry! the display base really sets it off.Cheers Kevin
     
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    WOW! That's amazing!:notworthy::cool:
     
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    Really superb Terry, love the base the grass is particulary realistic.
     
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    Simply awesome Terry!! Love it mate.
     
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    :thumbright: Base really sets it off Terry...Top Job mate!!
     
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    With everyone above. Really great job Terry. :thumbright:
     
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    Great job dude:D
     
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    Nicely done Terry!
     
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    Terry...BEAUTIFUL work mate! She looks bloody real in some of those shots from above!

    Full credit to you on a beautiful 'kit-bash' :D
     
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    I'm with the others Terry :notworthy::thumbright:
     
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    Thanks very much indeed guys. it's most apprecaited. I just hope this one doesn't get wrecked, like my first attempt at a MkXIV.
     
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    Really nice Terry, all that hard work and surgery has certainly paid off man.... Top notch..
     
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    Bl**dy brilliant work there sport! :thumbright:
     
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    That is in-fricken-credible, NICE!
     
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    Thanks very much Dan, Jan and VB, glad you like it!
     
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